Felix Miata said the following on 01/01/2013 01:54 PM:
On 2013-01-01 17:38 (GMT+0100) Per Jessen composed:
Worse, the initrd files are enormous! Up around 15M. Is there any way to bring them down?
Change your hardware? What do you have? Mine are around half that size.
If you want to know what it's made up of:
Or since 11.1, the short way:
WOW! An incredible amount of stuff I don't need or don't thin I don't need. All those languages and keyboard mappings and drivers for video cards I don't have and more!
I can see how to exclude then under dracut - really nice config system there! But what about exclusions under the traditional mkinitrd of suse. What I see in /etc/sysconfig/kernel is more about _including_ that excluding.